Essays about: "management"

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  1. 1. Water Management in the midst of Climate Change and Growing Tourism: A Field Study from the Peruvian Andes

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Robert Nylander; [2017-03-28]
    Keywords : Water Management; Peruvian Andes; Water Users; Climate Change; Tourism;

    Abstract : According to climate researchers, melting glaciers is one of the most sever effects of the globalclimate change. Peru that contains more than seventy percent of the world’s tropical glaciers isparticularly vulnerable to this effect. READ MORE

  2. 2. The financial crisis of 2007-2008 and the increasing demand for sustainability

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Robin Svedberg; Julius Fogelström Sundström; [2017-03-02]
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    Abstract : Background and problematization: Åkesson (2008) studied the non-regulated part of the annual report in 16 large-cap firms listed on NASDAQ Stockholm during the years 1965-2004, in order to describe and explain, in general, the development of financial – and non-financial measurements and goals. We partially continued this study, by examining mostly the same firms, but during the time-period 2007-2015, and instead of focusing on all possible explanations for the development of financial – and non-financial measurement and goals, we chose to partially study the adoption of IFRS, the financial crisis of 2007-2008 and the increased demand for sustainability´s possible influence on the measurements and goals. READ MORE

  3. 3. Communication challenges in managing global virtual teams: the experience of project managers

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Aleksandra Smal; Elina Jõgeva; [2017-02-09]
    Keywords : communication challenges; global virtual teams; project management;

    Abstract : Nowadays, managers often manage teams which members are located in different countries,different time-zones or have different languages as their mother tongues. This is a complexjob that requires specific preparation. READ MORE

  4. 4. TEACHER JOB SATISFACTION IN PRIMARY SCHOOLS The relation to work environment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Anna Dorozynska; [2017-01-20]
    Keywords : primary school; teachers; Sweden; job satisfaction; environment;

    Abstract : Aim: Teachers contribute to students’ success and school development to a greatextent. Since there is in Sweden—as in other countries—a teacher shortage, itseems important to find ways to value the profession and keep it attractive.Research into factors that affect job satisfaction can be very useful for schoolleaders and teachers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Embrace the Change: An embedded case study on the role of change agents in bringing about management accounting change

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Angelica Richtnér; Anna von Grothusen; [2017]
    Keywords : Change Agent; Management Accounting Change; Formal Change Process; Institutionalisation; Performance Management;

    Abstract : This paper explores the role of change agents across organisational levels and units in the process of management accounting change. By using an embedded single case approach, an in-depth understanding is received of how the role of change agents should be exercised and by whom. READ MORE